Core Research Program

Dr. Stephen Adaawen

Position:

  • Alumni

Research interests:

Migration, Mobility, Climate Change, Rural Livelihoods, Gender, Development

Programs and Research Projects:

  • 4.1 Population Dynamics
  • 1.2 Seasonal Weather Forecasting

Prof. Dr. Wulf Amelung

Position:

  • Senior Researcher

Programs and Research Projects:

  • 2.5 Soil Carbon, Fertility, Degradation

Junior Researcher Kokou Adambounou Amouzou

Research interests:

Agricultural land use - climate change - food security and livelihoods - Nutrient dynamics - Sustainable intensification

Programs and Research Projects:

  • Cluster 2: Landscape Dynamics

Prof. Dr. Mathias Becker

Position:

  • Senior Researcher

Programs and Research Projects:

  • 2.5 Soil Carbon, Fertility, Degradation

Dr. Jan Bliefernicht

Position:

  • Junior Researcher

Programs and Research Projects:

  • 1.1 Regional Climate Model System

David Boansi

Position:

  • Junior Researcher

Research interests:

Global development and trade, Land use and food security, Environmental and climate change,

Programs and Research Projects:

  • 3.2 Economic Evaluation of Farming Systems

Dr. Daniel Callo-Concha

Position:

  • Senior Researcher

Programs and Research Projects:

  • 1.1 Regional Climate Model System
  • 3.3 Farmers' Perceptions & Adaptation Strategies

Kristijan Canak

Research interests:

Functional links between major drivers of vegetation dynamics and forage provision in West and South West African rangelands; Response-effect relationships, between environmental conditions, plant traits and ecosystem properties/services.

Programs and Research Projects:

  • 2.2 Grazing Land Management

Stefan Dech

Position:

  • Senior Researcher

Prof. Dr. Bernd Diekkrueger

Position:

  • Senior Researcher

Programs and Research Projects:

  • 2.4 Water Resources
  • 2.5 Soil Carbon, Fertility, Degradation
  • 5.2 Economic Evaluation of Risk Management